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12/10/2015 20:03 BST | Updated 16/10/2015 15:59 BST

Manchester Fire: Large Blaze In City Centre At CWS Building

Firefighters battled a huge blaze in Manchester after a fire broke out in the city centre on Monday afternoon.

Members of the public were urged to avoid the area near Victoria railway station after the fire broke out at the former CWS building.

Crews were called at about 5.25pm to the city centre and commuters were warned of severe delays.

It is not yet clear whether anyone was hurt, although there are reports that the building was vacant at the time.

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